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CSPAN
Aug 20, 2013 7:00am EDT
and it is no trouble. host: on twitter host: we will be talking about the city of detroit with the codirectors of the recent ropia" in aboutt five minutes. hi, george. caller: good morning. i think that we've lost all of our common sense. we are carrying all of these idols around, and the stadium is burning behind us and around us, and we are worshiping all these people, be it big business, and the pyramid scheme always collapses, but who is actually winning? the people are the worst of the worst feeding off of the people who don't have common sense to judge them and not give them all the money, all the environment, all the oil, going to kings of saudi arabia that we do business with or kill iranians in cruise that we do behind the scenes. this sad, what we are doing to this world, and the reset button might be a big red nuclear button, but it has got to be hit sooner or later, and i don't want it to be, but we have a big world of hurt coming because we don't have any brains left. host: returning to the front page of "the washington times," a story on ted cruz, republican senator from texas. h
FOX Business
Aug 4, 2013 2:00am EDT
makers in washington pushing to rais taxes again. did motown collapse? did detroit that those plans will take america colby and sen ba now to forbess on fox. >> here we go again. senate majority leader harry reid wants to raise taxes before reforming the tax code by a trillion bucks and the republicans are open to hiking them as part of a debt deal. we saw detroit go bankrupt and it has the highest city tax rates in the nation. emacyou say it proves high taxes don't work. >> why does anybody in congress think high taxes create middle-class jobs? taxes are a usterit. and i tell you mana, people left detroit because they said why pay the high tax bill when the voirment is not so great and the job rate is so por. we don't need that when we can go elsewhere. >> look at the stats. detroit taxes are highest as in michigan in their own state and yet they are public services and they have the worse streets and public schools and highwayest crime and more you pay in taxes doesn't lead to a preponderate life. >> hi taxes are a symptom of a larger cause. they are rising because of bad policies
FOX Business
Aug 4, 2013 9:00am EDT
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FOX News
Aug 3, 2013 8:00am PDT
pushing to raise taxes again. did motown collapse? did detroit that those plans will take america down the same dangerous rod? we'll debate that next. . . canned chore wow. it's the honey, it makes it taste so... well, would you look at the time... what's the rush? be happy. be healthy. an arm wrestling match that mr. clean realized the way to handle bigger, tougher messes was better leverage. that's why he created his new magic eraser handy grip. it has a handle that firmly attaches to the eraser so you get better leverage and more oomph with less effort. it's the perfect magic eraser for making stuff that's big and tough not so tough, after all. mr. clean's handy grip -- the newest member of the magic eraser family. in all purpose and bath. [ engine revs ] . >> hi, everybody. we are live from america's news headquarters. there is a global terror alert because of threats from al-qaeda. they are closing embassies and consulate in the muslim world. americans are urged to take extra precaution. there is prime tour sites as danger zones. there is new details on a stomach illness outbreak
CSPAN
Aug 6, 2013 5:00pm EDT
may be offensive. c-span: at what point did you decide to do a documentary on the detroit? >> guest: i'm from the area. i was born and raised in the dietrich areas of there was a personal connection. i never considered making a film in detroit or with any personal ties to myself whatsoever. but my co-director and body, rachel, started talking about the city of detroit in late 2008, because i would return home and things seemed to be getting worse and worse. it was all pretty bad when i grew up there in the 80's. so to see the crisis spread out further and further into the suburbs and a lot of people i knew were leaving and we started discussing what was the future of this place, but wouldn't like, then in october of 2009i came with my crew for three days as an experiment and filmed in a city just as an outsider and talked to a few people and absolutely riveted by the people and the place. and i thought there's definitely a movie here. i'm not sure what it is that we need to make a film and in detroit. c-span: i read that you're father had an impact on you and his business is over the y
CNN
Aug 25, 2013 7:00am PDT
beings now live in cities. what does that mean? more skryscrapers and congest 8? more detroits? we will look at the upsides and the downsides of an ever more urban world. we have a terrific panel that has some surprising ideas. >>> also les miserables. it turns out that the book by victor hugo is the all-time favorite novel of a middle eastern leader that the west counts as an enemy. i will explain. but first here's my take. we are watching a season of discontent in the world of young democracies. from egypt to turkey to brazil, protests, marches and, of course, one coup. as we watch the turbulence around the globe, i think about our own democratic journey and how interesting it is that the distinctive feature of the american system is not how democratic it is but rather how undemocratic it is. hear me out. we have three co-equal branches of government and the one with the final say on many issues, the supreme court, is composed of nine unelected men and women. the american senate is the most unrepresentative upper house in the democratic universe with the exception of britain's ho
MSNBC
Aug 19, 2013 6:00pm PDT
has actually quietly just been won. it started right here on the banks of the detroit river in detroit, michigan, and yes, that is a giant nasty pile of something called pet coke. back in may "the new york times" highlighted what they described as a black mound of canadian oil waste rising over detroit. that oil waste is something called petroleum coke, a high sulfur, high carbon waste by-product of canadian oil sands. the petcoke that residents started spotting was put there by a company that owned it, a company call koch carbon, owned by the koch brothers. they started piling up all of this pet coke on banks of the detroit river before preparing to ship it off to other countries to be used as fuel. in addition to be a hideous eye sore, the pile also posed a potential health risk. we've got some video shot last month. look at this. look at that along the banks of the detroit river showing the black dust from the pet coke pile being kicked up in a storm that hit the area and just spreading everywhere. that black dust started blowing into nearby homes in detroit coming right through the
KICU
Aug 12, 2013 4:00am PDT
, detroit's bankruptcy is hurting investor's miles from michigan. plus, why soda is becoming a harder sell. and, here's man's new best friend: why more chickens and roosters are moving away from the farm. first business starts now. you're watching first business: financial news, analysis, and today's investment ideas. good morning! it's monday, august 12th. i'm angela miles. in today's first look: is the summer rally slipping away? the major indicies all fell friday, ending down for the entire week. it's the first weekly decline since june as traders fret over the fed's next move. gold was a gainer by $4. oil added on $2.63 apple shines in its patent case. the internationl trade commission ruled that samsung infringed on iphone patents owned by apple. samsung is expected to appeal. and aol has turned into a chatter stock. shares rose 2% friday on speculation the internet company is planning drastic cuts or that it may shut down its local news sites, called patch. scott shellady of trean group joins us on this monday morning. happy monday morning to you, scott. - good morning. - how critica
WHUT
Aug 12, 2013 7:30am EDT
'd work in her home cap -- continued work in her hometown of detroit. >> i feel so sorry for people not living in detroit. detroit gives a sense of civilization in a way you do not get in a city like new york. obvious what was does not work. striving forways giant, and this is how giants fall. to have youhonored on this program. i am glad you are here. >> i am glad to be here. >> let me ask you what it is about detroit that makes you hopeful. aboute you so optimistic detroit's future? was a picture of the packard motor company. it is now 38 years
FOX Business
Aug 12, 2013 4:00pm EDT
the potential space revolution. liz: you do not want to miss that. could detroit rise like a phoenix from the ashes bankruptcy? you remember we said buy low? ceo of a company of a high-end watchmaker who is betting the motor city can pull off a remarkable recovery. ♪ she knows you like no one else. and you woul't have it any other way. but your erectile dysfunction - you know, that could be a question of blood flow. alis tadalafil for daily use helps you be ready anytime the moment's right. you can be more confident in your abily to be ready. and the same cialis is the only daily ed tablet approved to treat ed and symptoms of bph, like needing to go frequently or urgently. tell your doctor about all your medical conditions and medications, and ask if your art is healthy enough for sexualctivity. do notake cialis if you takeni, art is healthy enough as this may cause an unsafed. do nodo not drink aohol takeni, ain excess with cialis. side effects may include headache, upset stomach, delayed backache or muscle ache. to avoid long-term injury, seek immediate medical help for an erection la
FOX News
Aug 8, 2013 9:00pm PDT
followers by saying what he said.ing w now this man is a kreetan. i don't have much use for him. >> detroit is going bankrupt. obama said that he saved detroit.s we played it more than a few time here. he was running on that 50 years of democratic rule. the real cause of nbc is the parasites, the conservatives are the real villains in detroit's bankruptcy. >> conservatives are using the most insulting language possible that they can come up with to blame unions, blame black people, blame their culture for detroit's troubles.esup the real parasites are their conservative ideals that are coming from state government an from the feds. your tax dollars went to save the financial sector in this country.govern will your tax dollars go to s. float a loan to the people and e the workers of detroit to rebuild their communities?financ hell, no. dollar big banks are the real parasitep of detroit and the people are the victims in this. deir union busting is the real parasite.banks ar conservative policies which p helped businesses out for yearsi are now saying, nay, we don't want to fund public educat
FOX Business
Aug 20, 2013 1:00pm EDT
the battle over detroit's books. unions say detroit city was too quick to file bankruptcy. who will win? we'll check in on the math. that is coming up with ashley webster who joins me the next hour of fox business. please don't miss it. my mantra? trust your instincts to make the call. to treat my low testosterone, my doctor and i went with axiron, the only underarm low t treatment. axiron can restore t levels to normal in about 2 weeks in most men. axiron is not for use in women or anyone younger than 18 or men with prostate or breast cancer. women, especially those who are or who may become pregnant and children should avoid contact where axiron is applied as unexpected signs of puberty in children or changes in body hair or increased acne in women may occur. report these symptoms to your doctor. tell your doctor about all medical conditions and medications. serious side effects could include increased risk of prostate cancer; worsening prostate symptoms; decreased sperm count; ankle, feet or body swelling; enlarged or painful breasts; problems breathing whilsleeping; and blood clots in t
KICU
Aug 13, 2013 4:00am PDT
motown hits a high note.... why detroit's bankruptcy is attracting investors.... in today's cover story... will compeition in the discount airline industry give a lift to ticket sales. plus... the ultimate people mover. tesla's ceo is out with a plan that will whisk you around the nation.. and.... low cost vacation could be right around the corner... first business starts now! you're watching first business: financial news, analysis, and today's investment ideas good morning! it's tuesday, august 13th. i'm angela miles. in today's first look: trending now in the market: tech stocks..news out of apple and blackberry motivated buyers.. making the nasdaq the only major indicies to end the session in the green yesterday gold up $23, oil: 18cents. it could turn in to a not so yummy day for yum brands stock. the company that owns kfc continues to see a decline of sales in china due to a chicken scare allegedly caused by suppliers breakng rules. and the latest data shows.. american workers are up to 10 days of vacattion from 8 -- back in 1993. but they are also getting less paid sick
FOX Business
Aug 12, 2013 9:20am EDT
that route, you have more rid lin described. >> another big business. >> doc, before we go, a detroit area doctor, of course, detroit, charged with cheating the government out of tens of millions of dollars deliberately misdiagnosing patients with cancer and illegally billing them for treatment. >> oh, my god, if it's true, let me tell you something, it's a big business. oncologists prescribe their own chemotherapy, making loot, medicare is cracking down on that, no longer going to be available to do that. this guy apparently, the clinics made $35 million in two years, 24 until many medication. one guy fell, hit the head, and told you have to have chemo before going to the hospital. the parties didn't even have cancer. if this is true, it's a real black mark on the medical profession. >> a guy like this, through him under the prison. no parole, nothing. this is just -- i mean, -- >> disgusting. absolutely. >> great foppics, appreciate it, thanks. record number of americans on food stamps. you knew that. what are your taxpayer dollars paying for? try sushi, lobster for this guy. >> wake up,
MSNBC
Aug 5, 2013 6:00pm PDT
are incorrect. next up, true or false, the city of detroit is holding an important election tomorrow for the top leadership of that great american city. is that true or is that false? that is false. the city of detroit is holding an election tomorrow but it is pointless because there is no democracy in detroit anymore. the guy on the left of your screen here is dave bing who is the mayor of detroit elected by the people in 2009. he's not running again for the position and i think i know why. the guy on the right is kevin ohr, detroit's emergency manager, he was never elected to his position, he was put in place by michigan's governor. he makes 75% more than the governor makes. whatever he wants, detroit does because he is the emergency manager not the elected leader and emergency managers get to run that city now, not the people who get elected. so tomorrow we'll go through the motions, more than a than a doz will be running in a primary to become detroit's next powerless figurehead mayor who can't do anything. the top two finishers regardless of party will move on to the general election in nov
CSPAN
Aug 26, 2013 7:30am EDT
not to care, you know, detroit is bankrupt today. detroit is also bankrupted after decades of socialism. decades of social welfare state. detroit is the future of every american city. when i was a child growing up, american cities were a great treasure. today, an american cities are a wasteland. they are a wasteland because of welfare. they are a wasteland because of broken families. the tragedy that's going on in our into cities and around the country, which will spread to the suburbs where children are not raised correctly, don't have an education of don't see future, you know, where the family is broken from the beginning. these tragedies come someone has to stand up and say, this is the lie that began in the new deal. this is the lie of government dependence. don't be satisfied, as young people, to be told you are not needed. don't be satisfied to be told that somebody in china, or anywhere else, can do your jobs better than you can do them. but fight for this. and if you listen to the lie, even, socialism always comes on to help you. and then in the and it imprisoned you. obama is
CNN
Aug 31, 2013 7:00am PDT
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KRON
Aug 19, 2013 4:00am PDT
points. and the s and p 500 lost five points. >> creditors face deadline in detroit bankruptcy case banks, bond insurers, employee pension systems and others who believe they are owed money by detroit are up against the clock to legally voice opposition to the largest municipal bankruptcy filing in u.s. history. a federal judge set monday as the eligibility objection deadline in the bankruptcy petition by detroit's state-appointed emergency manager kevin orr. it's one step in a process that could take months or years to complete if detroit is approved for bankruptcy protection. the city has until sept. 6 to file its responses. orr listed thousands of creditors, including individuals, in his july 18 bankruptcy petition. he's said detroit is insolvent and unable to pay some of its bills, including at least $18 billion in long-term debt. or stopped payment on $2.5 billion in debt in june. >> jpmorgan investigated for china hiring the u.s. government is looking into whether jpmorgan chase hired the children of chinese officials to help it boost its business in china, according to the new york
FOX Business
Aug 15, 2013 11:00am EDT
points lower than june. detroit emergency manager apologizing after calling some of the city residents those names. and the nfl hit with another concussion lawsuit. 83 former players led by pro-bowlers. they say they are suffering long-term effects from brain injuries sustained during their playing days. and we're watching the market this hour of "markets now." ♪ connell: those headlines show you there is a lot going on-9 today. we will get to the mess in egypt in just a moment, but first, our market today with the selloff, seeing the biggest decline in a couple of months. nicole petallides starts us off on the floor of the new york stock exchange. nicole: you are absolutely right. the lowest point, the biggest move to the downside since june 20. down about 1.5% right now. back on june 20 the dow dropped over 2%, this is the biggest moving percentage terms since that time. you have a couple of names that are weighing on the do dow jones industrial, better-than-expected economic news. walmart and kohls are two names we are following closely. as well as cisco systems. walmart higher p
PBS
Aug 29, 2013 4:30pm PDT
of detroit could be getting much needed financing. the emergency manager for the bankrupt city issued requests for propels totaling $350 million in loans, so-called debt tore in possession financing. most of the money would be used to pay merrill lynch to end a complicated swaps deal related to bonds it once issueed to finance pensions for retired city workers. it's very complicated. the rest will pay bills to keep the city services operating. >>> a lot of detroit area workers getting a shot in the arm today. ford began making the top-selling fusion sedan in the u.s. for the first time ever. it's 1,400 new jobs to a plant in michigan just outside the motor city. the ceo moved production there from a factory in mexico saying the new plant will turn out more carps and help the company meet rising demand. >> well, we don't have a lot of capacity left but pretty much sized to what will be longer term. we think right now the u.s. will come in around 16 million units, maybe 17 but the pin up demand because the average age of vehicles is nearly 11 years old. we have room on the second and t
FOX Business
Aug 15, 2013 4:00pm EDT
may be bad for this man, michael dell. cheryl: plus, is new york city headed the same way as detroit? we're going to dig into the rising concerns over the big apple's fiscal health. david: we want to hear from you as well about today's action, do you believe today's market slide will cause the fed to delay its tapering? they're so concerned about market action these days. is that what's driving the fed? your answers, log on to facebook.com/afterthebell, let us know what you think. ♪ ♪ [ male announcer] surprise -- you're having triplets. [ babies crying ] surprise -- your house was built on an ancient burial ground. [ ghosts moaning ] surprise -- your car needs a new transmission. [ coyote howls ] how about no more surprises? now you can get all the onli trading tools you need without any surprise fees. ♪ it's not rocket science. it's just common sense. from td ameritrade. it's just common sense. we replaced people with a machine.r, what? customers didn't like it. so why do banks do it? hello? hello?! if your bank doesn't leyou talk to a real person 24/7, you need an ally. hell
FOX News
Aug 20, 2013 7:00pm PDT
. >> how would you inspire and motivate and give opportunity to these inner cities, especially like detroit, where people simply don't have skills, they don't have opportunity. their schools are falling apart and sort of a growing, growing, growing. it's not getting better. how would you change that? >> probably, look, this is not a new problem. it's been going on for many, many decades in this country. we have cities that have been bad for years and years and they've done tax incentives, work programs and all sorts of things. nothing seems to happen. detroit is a very good example. i mean, detroit is a disaster area, there's no question about it. what happens, we'll have to see. perhaps you do the tax savings, perhaps you do tremendous incentives to businesses going into detroit and you instead of paying a big tax, which of course we're one of the most heavily taxed countries in the world, you don't pay tax. you pay very small taxes. you do something to get detroit and other cities like it. detroit is emblematic. you have many, many cities. i could name them but i don't want to embarrass p
CNBC
Aug 5, 2013 3:00pm EDT
, of course, his appeal. the biggest names on the list of 12, as you call it, jhonny peralta of the detroit tigers, that's big. the starting shortstop for the tigers. and, by the way, they are leading the a.l. central leader. nelson cruz, all-star player for the texas rangers. but everybody trumped by alex rodriguez, highest paid player in major league baseball, suspended for all of this year and next year. still owed $86 million by the yankees in the remainder of his contract, and what makes this story have a little more sizzle on this day, is the yankees are playing in chicago this evening. a. rod is expected to take the field for the yankees unless we hear otherwise this evening in chicago. we'll have more on this story for the remainder -- throughout the remainder of this program and the "closing bell" at 4:00. but let's get back to our discussion with the market guests, as we focus on this monday in august on wall street. again, josh brown was with us, as is rick santelli, kyle harrington, and anton bear from up capital. anton, to you, what do you make of where we are in the market? wh
Al Jazeera America
Aug 29, 2013 7:00pm EDT
are in the studio. are detroiters making a come back? ♪ all about detroit. we are focusing on the real challenge tonight. >> the future, and who is doing to benefit. our community always has opinions and also activity is
FOX Business
Aug 19, 2013 1:00pm EDT
to take advantage of that. today, the final day for organizations to file objections to detroit's bankruptcy filings. they must find that the city is insolvent and has negotiated in good place with creditors. if detroit is deemed eligible, it will be the biggest case in u.s. history. lori: in the meantime, president obama getting back to business. meeting with financial regulators about implementing dodd-frank peter barnes has the very latest. peter: that is just one of the latest things he has on his plate. very busy with things like egypt and syria. the president would like to keep the focus on jobs and the economy. foreign-policy issues may not let him do that. he goes on a two were later this week. congress is out on its regular august recess. he has a megaphone right now and he needs to use it while he can. >> every president in their second term, lame ducks get closer every day. the president is walking a fine line of where he is in that timeline. peter: the end of the fiscal year is september 30. they have not worked out a deal to fund the government. they are looking at
FOX Business
Aug 3, 2013 10:00am EDT
a little tiresome. it hasn't worked for four years. think detroit. >> thinking detroit, we're going to take up that issue later here in the broadcast with a congressman who wants the federal government to step in, do you think that that is going >> the house of representatives and the senate are not going to allow the president to throw american taxpayer money at detroit or other failed cities. detroit has had decades of warnings. they were spending too much, regulating too much, driving people out of the city, governing poorly. they didn't care, they thought they would be bailed out, they thought other people would pay for their mistakes and the answer is no. enough cities and many states have begun to turn themselves around on unfunded pension liabilities and civil service costs. those states, utah and wisconsin and new jersey and louisiana, those states are not going to loot their taxpayers to pay for cities and states that didn't do anything to take care of themselves. not happening. >> and let's turn now to immigration. word out today, breitbart.com reporting they have corroborating so
MSNBC
Aug 30, 2013 3:00am PDT
in detroit. let's bring in now, former governor of pennsylvania, and nbc news political analyst, ed rendell, also editor in chief of "parade" magazine maggie murphy. the latest issue of "parade" is a labor day report on putting america back to work. let's jump right into it now. manufacturing is returning, about five, six, seven years ago, you start ed realizing tha the cost of producing products in china were going up, the labor prices were going up with fuel costs up, shipping costs a lot more, companies in america started reorganizing. yesterday an extraordinary story about the uaw and ford joining arms, locking arms, 20,000 new jobs coming to detroit right away. i mean, things are really turning around. and you look forward over the next decade, it speeds up. we've got an energy boom coming. the likes of which we haven't seen in 100 years. it's going to get much cheaper to make products in america. >> it's going to get cheaper and the other thing along with companies and sort of the economics that it's good to grow some stuff here, consumers now connect by u.s. products, u.s. jobs. down
Al Jazeera America
Aug 28, 2013 11:00pm EDT
. >>> detroit's animal control officials are denying the claim that 50,000 stray dogs are roaming the streets of the abandoned city. it's the direct result of the city's economic woes as job losses in detroit grow thousands of dogs and other pets were abandoned. >> in 2012 there were 903 bites to humans in the city of detroit. there are 50 calls a day, by citizens asking for relief from the dogs, from the pit bulls that are chasing them, and endangering their children and four is the number of officers i have to cover that. >> that's not your dog? see how this dog looks? this dog is not taken care of. you can tell this dog has been out, he's got fleas all over him he's not groomed well and we pick up dogs like this off the street all the time. when you have an economic decline of a city in an urban area, there are things that are going to suffer. >> there is more coming up on al jazeera. shakespeare never heard about hip hop but hip hop knows all the the bend. coming up next here othello performed in a way the author could never have imagined. and a young man named johnny football will not be
KICU
Aug 28, 2013 4:00am PDT
treatment." a federal judge is speeding up detroit's bankruptcy hearing process. the judge is determining whether the motor city "is eligible" for protection from creditors. arguments in the case will begin september 18th, which is much earlier than the october 23rd date the judge originally scheduled. detroit''s emergency manger kevyn orr will have to prove the city is insolvent. city employees and retired workers will argue to protect their pensions under michigan's constitution. starbucks is set to start selling its evolution fresh juices in whole foods stores. the coffee giant acquired the cold-pressed juice maker in 2011. a big part of its plan for the selling juice in retail outlets with an eye to gaining a bigger foothold in the $1.6 billion premium juice market. evolution fresh snacks will also debut in whole foods stores and come to starbucks locations this fall. as early as september you may be able to trade in your old i- phone to get an upgrade. apple is reportedly planning to unveil the plan next month. sources told all things d that the company is expected to make an o
CNN
Aug 30, 2013 6:00am PDT
, superheroes team up and head to detroit. batman, superman bringing millions to the motor city. but can they save the city in the brink? >>> and back in the saddle. ryan vickers return to the saddle after a brush with death. cnn "newsroom" starts now. good morning. i'm carol costello. thank you for joining me. a coalition to support military strikes on syria appears to be unraveling as a key ally backs away. britain's refusal to take part "the british aren't coming." the british aren't laughing. cnn's atika shubert is live in london. >> reporter: good morning. "cam down" from "the sun" and humiliated, "no to syria strike." and that's the main word throughout the headlines here, is humiliated. basically, it was a resounding defeat. there was a lot of emotion and anger in the house of commons, particularly directed towards opposition labor leader. you saw in "the independent," there was an expletive background to one reporter about the vote and what happened. and for that reason, there was a lot of anger in parliament last night. there were shouts of resign and shame. in the end, prime mi
Al Jazeera America
Aug 22, 2013 7:00am EDT
and sewing the seeds of opportunity for people down on their luck. >> downtown detroit on a warm and beautiful summer day, for the sun seekers here, the biting chill of a michigan winter seems very far away. but in the warehouse about two miles from the city's center, that's exactly what they're focused on, nine seamstresses working eight hours a day to turn out winter coats for particularly vulnerable population, the homeless. >> this is the empowerment plan. it is a non-profit that employs women who have been homeless or living in women's shelters. their job here is to sew winter coats that are given to the city's dispossessed and destitute. it's founder is 24-year-old veronica scott. the idea grew out of a design class project. >> we were given an assignment to design to fulfill needs. this coat came out of that. it came out of that class project. >> her research took her to the city's homeless shelters. he she tried to figure out what people on the street really need to survive. she concluded that some kind of heavy duty garment to protect them from the elements was what they
Al Jazeera America
Aug 28, 2013 6:00am EDT
a community activist in detroit, only learned of the existence of the picture five years ago, and that's when a cousin recognized her in a catalog. this is her story, this her own words. >> i was 12 years old when that picture was taken of me on august 8th 1963. when my cousin called and told me that that picture was on a black history calendar, i didn't believe it. i couldn't imagine why a picture of me would be in a calendar with historic people. i junked stood there were injustices to people to people that looked like me, and it was hurtful for me 20 see that and know that, but i still had hope. >> i believed that what i do in my life today is largely cue to the august 28th march. it is just not right for people to suffer injustices. a community activist is somebody that goes oen the front lines to try to make the wrongs right, and make life better equality of life better for other people. >> the top wires are the higher vole age. you don't want vegetation on those. they are in violation. they must clear these lines because it puts your lives in danger. >> being a community activist in det
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